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>> live, local, late-breaking, this is wbal-tv 11 news today in hd. >> good morning, everybody. welcome back. i am stan stovall. >> and i'm mindy basara. thank you for joining us this morning. let's check the weather and traffic. >> sunshine, temperatures in the 70's last weekend. now summer will make a brief comeback. upper 80's today. let's start with what is happening right now. it is comfortable at the present time. this afternoon will feel more like summer. 93% relative humidity. that will be coming down. 88 is the forecasted high temperature. the average high temperature is
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81. i know it has been dry out there. we could use some rain. we have a slight chance for rain in the seven-day forecast. >> we have a few things to mention. we did pick up an accident at edmonson avenue. there is fire activity at hillsdale road, which is closed in both directions. the alternate will be garrison. in columbia, we do have a fire. it has shut down harmel drive. alltel it will be cedar lane -- the alternates will be cedar lane. no problems out there. 95 at the toll plaza, switching over to a live view. southbound traffic is in a little heavier but no delays to report. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. >> some residents had a rude
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awakening when a building caught fire. >> if happened at 4:00 a.m. this morning. jennifer franciotti is on the scene with the latest. >> the street you see behind me is actually liberty heights. all the fire activity is on hillsdale. the fire happened about 3:30 this morning on hillsdale with a vacant house involved in this fire. officials say when crews arrived, that fire was heavily in golfed in flames. they needed to call for a second alarm. they have to fight the fire from the exterior of the building. >> because of the intensity, because the damage to a neighboring nursing home that was occupied, as well as another home that was occupied by one individual. >> that is certainly good news.
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the nursing home is actually in the form of a house that has been turned into a nursing home. it had four occupants. they were taken to a nearby van where they could wait this out. no injuries were reported. the cause of the fire remains under investigation. as of liberty heights, it looks like police are blocking off this area because of all of the heavy fire equipment. they're hoping to get it fully reopened within the next half hour. that will be good news for folks coming back to work after the long labor day weekend. reporting live, jan jan. >> three suspects are in police custody in the stabbing of a man in baltimore. it happened yesterday. a man was walking along when he was approached by three juveniles who stabs him. the man was taken to a nearby
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hospital and he is expected to be ok. preparations are underway for the final phase of probably killing the well in the gulf of mexico. >> investigators now are a step closer to determine what caused the spill. leanne gregg has more. >> after being lifted from d.c., this piece of metal will become a crucial source of information -- after being lifted from the sea. understanding what it did not work could prevent future disasters. the ultimate tribute to the 11 men who died in the blast. >> i will think of their families, each and every one of them. i think these guys deserve this.
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they deserve this and we need to find out for them and for the industry. we know they would want it no other way. >> a new blowout preventer was installed on the well. this week, bp may begin truly the last remaining part of a relief well. from the bottom, the well will be filled with mud and cement. this comes as the danger of another leak is over the correct this well does not pose a threat. >> leanne gregg, wbal-tv 11 news. >> some parents in baltimore county claimed they were misled about an addition to a hampton elementary school. they were told construction
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would begin this summer. baltimore county said that was a miscommunication. the issue will be on the ballot in november. fourth and fifth graders using classrooms in eight trailers next to the school. the cafeteria and gym are not large enough to handle the student body. a church is helping students begin the new year with the right foot forward. shoes or given away as well as school supplies to children in need. >> it will be a big lesson for them to not worry about being picked on, not that is a big issue, but some kids do get picked on because they do not have the things other kids have. >> more than 3000 students benefited. e> going away to colleg
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means leaving behind the things you love. one college is allowing students to bring their pets. 40 students live in a dorm with a candle at one school. the president of the cult says it is a perfect way to promote responsibility. you cannot bring your dog to class. >> that makes more sense than when i read it earlier request no docks in class. that brings us to our water cooler question of the day. what do you think of the idea of allowing students to bring their pets with them to college? e-mail your response to again, that is >> books in one arm, pooper- scooper in the other. 66 degrees on tv hill. a link is found between autism and mathematical patterns
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because more people are heading to the emergency room. >> no delays forming just yet.
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>> welcome back. clear skies. no weather problems expected under way back to work and school. it is cooler in some of the suburbs. this afternoon, it will feel like summer again. let's look at some of the other conditions. 64 in westminster. 70 in annapolis. mostly sunny skies today. high temperatures in the upper 80's later this afternoon. the average height is only 81. well above the mark on this tuesday.
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for now, we send it back over to the news desk. >> a new study shows a possible link between geometric patterns and autism. researchers showed a movie to a group of toddlers with moving geometric patterns on one side and children playing on the other. children with autism disorder spend more time watching the shapes that children not affected. autistic children who watched the images had fewer patterns of eye movement than other children. >> more americans are using .ospital er's overall, 27% of all e.r. visits could be treated elsewhere. researchers say patients with
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minor infections and fractures could be safely treated outside hospitals. >> 66 degrees on tv hill. coming up, keith mills will join us later with sports. >> this is a live picture of the downtown area. it is warming up. we'll update weather and traffic pulse 11 for your morning cor
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>> now traffic pulse 11 and insta-weather plus together. >> good morning. kim dacey checking on your morning commute. not looking too bad. hillsdale road is closed because of fire activity in both directions between liberty heights and bel air avenue. take garrison instead. there's a crash at north carrollton. is closed.
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there is a vehicle fire on northbound 97. this is a live look at the west side of the beltway at liberty road. things are moving just fine. no problems or delays to report. this is a 95 at the toll plaza. no problems southbound. northbound looking good as well. that is the latest on traffic pulse 11. now for a final check on the buses and trains. >> still showing a few diversions on the bus lines. the 57 bus is diverting because of a morning fire. the 30 fire is diverting at light and perratt. there is a no diversion at pratt and the graieen. light rail is running with a 20- minute delay in 20 southbound direction.
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now back to tony pann. >> good morning. clear skies right now. no weather problems expected as everyone heads back to work and school this morning. low 60's in most places. 64 degrees in jarrettsville. we have clear skies. there are a few high, thin clouds rolling across central pennsylvania. there is a warm front producing some rain. that will state north of us and stay above the u.s.-canadian border. there is a system in the midwest that will come closer to us that could give us a couple of showers. a cold front will come through tomorrow to give us a slight chance for a shower or a thunderstorm. temperatures will warm up significantly. today we will make it into the 80's. a little touch of summer in our seven-day forecast. let's give you a quick update on
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the tropics. tropical storm hermine is moving through south texas. it is still a tropical storm with 50 miiles per hour winds and producing a very heavy rain. it has been a hot dry summer in the southern plains. the southern plains getting some much-needed precipitation. we need some here at home, but that is unlikely. mostly sunny today. you will see a few high, thin clouds around. upper 80's today. partly cloudy tonight with a slight chance for some rain after midnight. upper 60's. the front will come through tomorrow. we have a 30% chance for a shower or thunderstorm. most of you will have the dry day. overnight lows in the 50's this week. bottom back in the forecast. it warm back up to around 85 on
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mn back in theobott forecast. >> including a look at your answers to our water cooler question of the day. >> here is a look at last night's winning maryland lottery numbers. good luck.
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>> heading off to college usually means leaving the comforts of home. >> one small college in missouri
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has many pets in the incoming class. here's john yang. >> meet members of the class of 2014. some are l little standoffish. a little camera shy. they are not students. their owners are. this college has allowed pets on campus since 2004. around here, bags are not always for books. 40 students live in this dorm with their pets. there is a kennel in the basement complete with a doggie spa. this freshman is away from her family for the first time. what does it mean to have leo with you? >> come here. >> this is adult waiting to be
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adopted. nicole is a transfer student. did you have a pet. ? >> i had a roommate. >> which do you prefer? >> the pet. >> classrooms are pet-free zones. when is class time, the pets can come down here for a little play time with their dorm mates. do you know of any good parties? college president has three dogs and two cats. >> we find students who bring their dogs and cats or rabbits to campus are among our most responsible students. time of it is time management and responsibility. part of it is having someone to come home to at night who loves you at face value and no matter
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what. >> the most important thing was the first night in the dorm to correct you realize you are away from home and this is said. daisy was laying right next to me and cuddling with me. it was going to be ok. >> that is a nice feeling for anybody. john yang, nbc news, columbia, missouri. >> that brings us to your answers to our water cooler question of the day. >> this morning we asked -- what do you think of the idea of allowing students to bring their pets with them to college? >> someone who would like to --ain anonymous righwrites >> keep e-mailing those responses to we will read more of your responses in the next hour and post all of them on the front page of our website.
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>> good morning. keith mills with you. more than 60,000 fans watched maryland and the navy played for the third time in 45 years. there were some turnovers and mistakes. the crowd was treated to a spectacular afternoon. the march on from the brigade of midshipmen. as impressive as ever. so was maryland early. in red. 14-0 maryland. check this play out. causes the fumble. press picks it up to save the touchdown. the midshipmen tie in here. it is all even going into the fourth. fourth-down play by ricky dobbs.
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stopped by kenny tate. 17-14 maryland wins. ecb crowd right there. a spectacular day as the terrapins get the big win on monday. the ravens will open the season monday night with a new wide receiver. they signed t.j. houshmandzadeh. how about brian matusz and the orioles. they beat the yankees in the bronx. matusz against alex rodriguez. one of the few mistakes he makes. if you make a mistake, he is going to do some damage. career home run number 605 4 alex rodriguez. the yankees tied in the sixth. telecommunications breakdown. robinson cano pops up. you take it, i gotta. nobody does.
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mark scherer scores. the birds take the lead against a.j. burnett. throw will not get corey patterson. the damage is done. orioles win. they beat the tampa bay rays and now the yankees. i did not care when you beat the yankees. it is always sweet. >> there you go. here's a look ahead. >> we will have details of the benefits of vitamin d.. >> a closer look at bob ehrlich's first televised campaign and. >> will get a fair in dallas. >> summer is back in the forecast. we will give you the details. >> we have a couple of incidents to get you up to date on. volume is building. we have a live look to see if any delays are developing.
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>> an overnight fire in the city force the evacuation of a small senior center. details are next. >> president obama hitting the road. i am kate amara. he unveils his ideas to jump- start the economy. >> the baltimore ravens shake up their offense. we'll introduce you to the newest team member and tell you who was headed out of town. >> is the summertime weather making a comeback?

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